Kia Kokalitcheva May 17, 2017
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How Google is leveraging Android in the virtual reality race

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Google wants to make its Android mobile operating system the platform of choice for virtual and augmented reality.

Takeaway: Google is clearly playing to its mobile strengths. Its mobile OS is widely used, making it well positioned to approach the race via smartphones and their makers. Rivals Microsoft and Intel, on the other hand, are working to apply their PC strengths to VR by building powerful hardware platforms.